Sivana, Sīvana, Shivana: 14 definitions

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Sivana means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Buddhism, Pali, Marathi, Jainism, Prakrit, Hindi. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article.

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Pali-English dictionary

Source: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary

Sīvana, & sīveti: see vi°. (Page 713)

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Pali is the language of the Tipiṭaka, which is the sacred canon of Theravāda Buddhism and contains much of the Buddha’s speech. Closeley related to Sanskrit, both languages are used interchangeably between religions.

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Marathi-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

śivaṇa (शिवण).—f ī or ē (sīvanaṃ S) A seam. 2 fig. The seam-like line along the region of the privities. 3 Sewing-material, cloth to be sewn. 4 Thatchingmaterial, the grass, cadjans &c. to be laid and fastened.

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śivaṇa (शिवण) [or णी, ṇī].—f A timber-tree, Gmelina arborea. Rox. The wood is light yet strong. It is much used in the Konkan̤ for net-floats.

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śivana (शिवन) [or नी, nī].—f C (See śivaṇa or ṇī) A timber-tree.

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sīvana (सीवन).—n S Sewing.

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English

śivaṇa (शिवण).—f A seam. Sewing-material. Thatching material.

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sīvana (सीवन).—n Sewing.

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Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.

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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Sīvana (सीवन).—

1) Sewing, stitching; सीवनं कञ्चुकादीनां विज्ञानं हि कलात्मकम् (sīvanaṃ kañcukādīnāṃ vijñānaṃ hi kalātmakam) Śukra.4.329.

2) A seam, suture.

Derivable forms: sīvanam (सीवनम्).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Sīvana (सीवन).—n.

(-naṃ) 1. Sewing, stitching. 2. A seam, a suture. f. (-nī) 1. The frenum of the prepuce. 2. A needle. E. ṣiv to sew, lyuṭ aff.; also sevana .

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Sīvana (सीवन).—i. e. siv + ana, I. n. Sewing, stitching. Ii. f. , The frenum of the prepuce.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Sīvana (सीवन).—[neuter] sewing.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

1) Sīvana (सीवन):—[from siv] n. sewing, stitching, [Suśruta]

2) [v.s. ...] a seam, suture, [Monier-Williams’ Sanskrit-English Dictionary]

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Sīvana (सीवन):—(naṃ) 1. n. Sewing. 3. f. () The frenum of the prepuce.

Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)

Sīvanā (सीवना) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Sīvaṇā.

[Sanskrit to German]

Sivana in German

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Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family (even English!). Closely allied with Prakrit and Pali, Sanskrit is more exhaustive in both grammar and terms and has the most extensive collection of literature in the world, greatly surpassing its sister-languages Greek and Latin.

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Hindi dictionary

Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

1) Sivāna (सिवान) [Also spelled sivan]:—(nm) boundary, frontier (of a village, town, etc.).

2) Sīvana (सीवन) [Also spelled sivan]:—(nf) see [sīyana].

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Prakrit-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary

Sīvaṇā (सीवणा) in the Prakrit language is related to the Sanskrit word: Sīvanā.

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Prakrit is an ancient language closely associated with both Pali and Sanskrit. Jain literature is often composed in this language or sub-dialects, such as the Agamas and their commentaries which are written in Ardhamagadhi and Maharashtri Prakrit. The earliest extant texts can be dated to as early as the 4th century BCE although core portions might be older.

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Kannada-English dictionary

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Sīvana (ಸೀವನ):—

1) [noun] the act or occupation of a person who sews; sewing.

2) [noun] a series of stithes.

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Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.

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